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%%First Name%% - Remember to attend Transfer Welcome Days on Saturday, September 5. We look forward to meeting you! Please see below for important information about the event.


Check-In for Saturday will happen in the Coffman Theater Annex on the first floor of Coffman Memorial Union. U Card is required for entry.

8:45-10:30 a.m. Check-In
Use your U Card ID to officially check in to the Transfer Welcome Days (TWD) Saturday programming.
10:35 - 11:20 p.m. Live Like a Student
This session will discuss budgeting, student loans, credit cards, free and low-cost activities, valuable resources for managing your finances, and tools to help you find a job on campus.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 12:15 - 12:45 p.m.  Community Engagement Interest Sessions
Community Engagement interest sessions are hosted by several community partners from around the Twin Citites.
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Smooth(ie) Transitions
Make your transition to the U of M smooth by joining members of the University Transfer Student Board for afternoon smoothies!
2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Explore-U
Interact with over 150 student groups and in which you can get involved, and over 50 vendors with giveaways!
5:30 p.m. Fraternity Recruitment Kickoff
Men are invited to register for Fraternity Recruitment to formally visit all chapter houses and learn more about the Greek community.
5:30 p.m. Sorority Recruitment Info Session
Be sure to register and come out to learn more about sorority life on campus. 
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Small World Coffee Hour
Get connected to one of the longest running and most popular international student organizations on campus.
9:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. Late Night at Mall of America
You will be provided with a free wristband for unlimited rides at Nickelodeon Universe and admission to SeaLife Aquarium. NOTE: This session is open to students living in on-campus housing only.


If you are driving to campus, please plan ahead and provide extra time getting to campus. There are multiple construction projects taking place on and around campus.

Parking is available in the East River Road Garage for a rate of $10.00. Take the elevator to Level 1/Plaza Level and follow signs to Coffman Memorial Union.


Don’t be afraid to ask! Contact Orientation & First-Year Programs at 800-234-1979 or transfer@umn.edu.


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